In these two Inspector Wexford specials, the kindly, compassionate detective investigates the disappearance of his doctor's daughter and an environmental protest that goes horribly wrong. As always, award-winning writer Ruth Rendell weaves incisive social observation into her compelling plots, showing why critics and fans regard her as the reigning queen of the British literary mystery. 2 episodes, 2 DVDs, approx. 364 minutes.
Dr. Raymond Akande, Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, asks the detective chief inspector to find his 22-year-old daughter, Melanie, who has mysteriously disappeared. During the investigation, Wexford and DI Burden
- Super Sleuths: Inspector Wexford, a documentary featuring George Baker and others.
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"As gripping today as they were when first broadcast"--Blogcritics Magazine
"Baker's ingratiating performance makes it worthwhile."--DVD Talk